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Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout Restocked into Little Tongue River

Andrew Nikirk, Sheridan Fish Biologist, Restocks the Little Tongue River with Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout on Monday August 29. (photo courtesy WGFD)

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department and the Big Horn National Forest have restocked the Little Tongue River with 10,000, eight-to 10-inch Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout, completing a four-year project.

Registration Open for SHRM September Workshops

Laura Lehan speaks at the Chamber of Commerce Luncheon this past July. Lehan will coach the two HRM workshops held on Sept. 27 and 29. (Sheridan Media file photo)

The Big Horn Mountain chapter of Society for Human Resources Management will conduct their yearly fundraiser later this September, in the form of two workshops where they will offer their career management training.

Open House for Buffalo/Jo Co CJC Thursday

The Johnson County Commissioners, Johnson County Sheriff's Office and the Buffalo Police Department will be hosting an Open House on Thursday, September 8 to showcase the new criminal justice center.

Joint Buffalo/ Jo Co Engineer Still a Possibility

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery and County Planner Rob Yingling gave short presentations to both the county commission and the city council on Tuesday, explaining why they believe both entities would benefit from hiring an engineer to oversee the city's and the county's projects.

Buffalo to Host Red Hat Society Convention This Weekend

The Wyoming Red Hat Society will have their three-day 2011 State Convention in Buffalo this weekend.

Joint Appropriations Committee to Discuss Insurance, Retirement Issues

Wyoming State Representative Rosie Berger

The Wyoming State Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee is meeting in Cheyenne Thursday and Friday to discuss a number of issues that include employee group insurance and the state's retirement system. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Redistricting Public Hearing Set for Story Next Week

Wyoming State Senator Bruce Burns

The Wyoming State Legislature's Joint Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions Interim Committee is in charge of coming up with the final redistricting bill that will come before the Legislature early next year.

Several Labor Day Weekend Campfire Citations Prompt BNF to Remind Visitors of Fire Danger

Image courtesy of USDA

With the fire danger at “Very High” in the Big Horn National Forest, as a result of the lack of significant moisture in recent weeks that is common in late summer months, Big Horn National Forest officials remind visitors to make sure campfires are put out completely.

Reservoir Fire Update

A small wildfire is being allowed to burn in the Big Horn Mountains near Shell Canyon close to the Shell Reservoir in Big Horn County, Wyo. Jon Warder, Big Horn National Forest Fire management officer, explains management of the Reservoir Fire.

South Park Rehabilitation Efforts Continue

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Rehabilitation efforts of South Park continue as the Sheridan City Council awarded two bids that will greatly upgrade the 38 acres of natural native riparian flood area in south Sheridan.